Breaking News: ASUU suspends strike

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ASUU suspends strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU) has suspended its three-month old strike.

ASUU  President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi announced the suspension after meeting with the Federal Government.

He said the strike would be suspended from midnight today.

According to reports, lecturers have also been asked to resume on Friday.

The information was contained on ASUU’s Twitter handle, @ASUUNGR on Thursday evening The NEC has decided that the STRIKE HAS BEEN SUSPENDED

The strike was called off after a two hour meeting with the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige.

Ngige said after the meeting that eight areas of disagreements were discussed and agreed upon by the two parties, while expressing gratitude to ASUU leadership for their understanding.

ASUU president, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, said lecturers are to resume on Friday, February 8, 2019.

(NAN)

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